New News information at Wood Based Panels New and updated information from News listed on http://www.wbpionline.com http://www.wbpionline.com/ en-us http://www.wbpionline.com/ New News information at Wood Based Panels http://http//www.wbpionline.com/content/images/logo_big.gif Record revenue for Wemhöner http://www.wbpionline.com/news/record-revenue-for-wemhner-6956695 http://www.wbpionline.com/news/record-revenue-for-wemhner-6956695 Wemhöner Surface Technologies closed 2018 with the highest annual revenue in the company’s history to date. Revenue exceeded €100m and was 10% up on the previous year. Mon, 28 Jan 2019 11:18:53 GMT Organiser hails success of Domotex 2019 http://www.wbpionline.com/news/organiser-hails-success-of-domotex-2019-6956636 http://www.wbpionline.com/news/organiser-hails-success-of-domotex-2019-6956636 Domotex, the leading showcase for floorcoverings recorded a slight dip in attendance during the January 11-14 show, attributing this to “market concentration”. Mon, 28 Jan 2019 11:04:00 GMT Schattdecor acquires US Coating Company http://www.wbpionline.com/news/schattdecor-acquires-us-coating-company-6935615 http://www.wbpionline.com/news/schattdecor-acquires-us-coating-company-6935615 Wood based panels surfacing giant The Schattdecor Group has finalised the purchase of US Coating Company, of South Carolina. Mon, 14 Jan 2019 12:57:38 GMT Tricoya agreement could open way for modified wood panels in SE Asia http://www.wbpionline.com/news/tricoya-agreement-could-open-way-for-modified-wood-panels-in-se-asia-6931465 http://www.wbpionline.com/news/tricoya-agreement-could-open-way-for-modified-wood-panels-in-se-asia-6931465 Accsys, the company behind Accoya modified wood, has announced that its subsidiary, Tricoya Technologies Limited (TTL), has entered into an agreement with PETRONAS Chemicals Group Berhad (PCG) to potentially build an integrated acetic anhydride and Tricoya wood elements production plant in Malaysia. Thu, 10 Jan 2019 11:55:49 GMT Formica Group to be sold to Broadview Holding http://www.wbpionline.com/news/formica-group-to-be-sold-to-broadview-holding-6904781 http://www.wbpionline.com/news/formica-group-to-be-sold-to-broadview-holding-6904781 Formica Group is to be sold by its New Zealand owners Fletcher Building Ltd to Broadview Holding BV (‘Broadview’) for US$840m. Tue, 18 Dec 2018 10:30:32 GMT EPF signs landmark formaldehyde agreement for worker protection http://www.wbpionline.com/news/epf-signs-landmark-formaldehyde-agreement-for-worker-protection-6889404 http://www.wbpionline.com/news/epf-signs-landmark-formaldehyde-agreement-for-worker-protection-6889404 The European Panel Federation (EPF) has signed a landmark agreement on enhanced protection in respect of formaldehyde for workers in the wood-based panels manufacturing industry. Fri, 07 Dec 2018 12:26:38 GMT HPVA Laboratories award certification to Husky Plywood manufacturing facility in Quebec http://www.wbpionline.com/news/hpva-laboratories-award-certification-to-husky-plywood-manufacturing-facility-in-quebec-6830046 http://www.wbpionline.com/news/hpva-laboratories-award-certification-to-husky-plywood-manufacturing-facility-in-quebec-6830046 HPVA Laboratories has awarded EPA TSCA Title VI Certification for Formaldehyde Emissions to the Husky Plywood hardwood plywood manufacturing facility in Sainte-Thérèse, Quebec. Husky's hardwood plywood products are certified to meet all requirements established in the EPA's (US Environmental Protection Agency) TSCA Title VI 40 CFR Part 770 Formaldehyde Emission Standards for Composite Wood Products regulation and may now carry the ‘CARB TPC-8’ certification label. Thu, 01 Nov 2018 05:21:58 GMT Pinnacle Renewable Holdings completes acquisition of industrial wood pellet production facility http://www.wbpionline.com/news/pinnacle-renewable-holdings-completes-acquisition-of-industrial-wood-pellet-production-facility-6830044 http://www.wbpionline.com/news/pinnacle-renewable-holdings-completes-acquisition-of-industrial-wood-pellet-production-facility-6830044 Pinnacle Renewable Holdings Inc has closed the previously announced acquisition of a 70% interest in an industrial wood pellet production facility located in Aliceville, Alabama from the Westervelt Company. Thu, 01 Nov 2018 05:20:42 GMT Uwe Wagner to join the Pallmann management team http://www.wbpionline.com/news/uwe-wagner-to-join-the-pallmann-management-team-6830038 http://www.wbpionline.com/news/uwe-wagner-to-join-the-pallmann-management-team-6830038 Pallmann Maschinenfabrik in Zweibrücken has strengthened its management team after the retirement of Hartmut Pallmann. The management of the size reduction specialist within the Siempelkamp Group is, as of 1 January 2019, represented by Uwe Wagner in addition to Stefan Wissing. Thu, 01 Nov 2018 05:19:18 GMT Uniboard launches three new exclusive finishes in Quebec http://www.wbpionline.com/news/uniboard-launches-three-new-exclusive-finishes-in-quebec-6823974 http://www.wbpionline.com/news/uniboard-launches-three-new-exclusive-finishes-in-quebec-6823974 Uniboard, the North American leader in engineered wood products and the creator of the synchronised (EIR) texture technology in North America, has launched 18 new designs and three new textures. Mon, 29 Oct 2018 13:00:03 GMT